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Overview

You need a licence to run a pet shop in Northern Ireland.

How to apply

You can get an application form from your local Department of Regional Development (DARD) veterinary office.

You will need to pay a fee of £20.

Your premises will be inspected by DARD.

Conditions

Conditions may be attached to a licence.

The licence must be renewed every year.